Mysticism, Not Moralism

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Aug 21, 2019 5:00:00 AM

God always entices you through love. You were probably taught that God would love you if and...

Prayer Is Like Practicing Heaven Now

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Aug 19, 2019 5:00:00 AM

“Everything exposed to the light itself becomes light” (Ephesians 5:13). In prayer, we merely...

What God Does Through Us

by Roch Niemier, OFM on Aug 9, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Contemplation is not what I do, or what I do to God. It is what God does to me through an...

Is Your Prayer Lopsided?

by Roch Niemier, OFM on Aug 4, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Contemplation requires a radical shift in thinking: Deep contemplative prayer is not so much...

Are We Afraid of Weakness?

by Mark Mossa, SJ on Jul 10, 2019 5:00:00 AM

If the God who became one of us saw the necessity of accepting weakness and suffering in order...

What Does This Moment Ask of Us?

by Barbara Hosbach on Jul 9, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Some of us may find we have both Martha and Mary tendencies within us. While basking in...

Prayer Takes Us Outside Ourselves

by Fr. Gary Caster on Jul 8, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Prayer begins through our recognition of ourselves as creatures, finite and yet aware of...

In Praise of the Trinity

by Edward Sri on Jul 6, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is...

We All Want to Be Loved

by Mark Mossa, SJ on Jun 26, 2019 5:00:00 AM

My suspicion is that if you were to ask most people what they had the hardest time with, and...

When Your Prayer Time Is Over

by Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration on Jun 25, 2019 5:00:00 AM

When your prayer time here is over and you go on your way, how do you experience your own...